When your dog suffers from this disease, a small cut can cause big problems. Here's what all pet parents should know about Hemophilia in dogs.
Humans aren't the only species that suffers from OCD. Dogs can also feel the effects of Canine Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
There's no reason why your dog can't join you in your paddling adventures. Just hop into these paddle-powered watercraft that are perfect for pooches.
Just like mom used to make - only we've adapted this classic for your pooch. This Banana Bread Recipe for Dogs will be an instant favorite in your home.
Time to get out on the floor and shake your treat maker! Dog dancing is a popular sport and a great way to have fun and get active. If you’re looking f…
I spy with my little eye something that looks red and swollen! Let's go over some important facts about cherry eye in dogs and how to fix it.
Are you having a hard time feeding your dog veggies and fruits? May I suggest putting them cookie form – because everything tastes better when it&rsquo…
Using Diatomaceous Earth as a supplement for your pet translates to better health. This inexpensive nutritional supplement boosts immunity and joint health.
We hate to see our dogs in pain. To help relieve the pain, here's what you can give your pooch to ease the suffering.
The popularity of medical marijuana is crossing over into the world of pets. Supplements have been a life saver for many dogs - here's how it works.
Did you know you could use home remedies to relieve pain in dogs? Here are some natural ways to provide pain relief.
Some dogs will try anything that looks tasty from off the ground. Keep your dog away from rat and mouse poison.
The United States Food and Drug Administration has announced a voluntary recall of all Performance Dog Products from Bravo Packing, Inc., because of Salmonel…
In Part 3 of her series on Dry vs. Wet dog food, Sabine Contreras, Canine Care and Nutrition Consultant, goes over a few popular myths of feeding wet food, a…
Shoo, horse fly - don't bother my dog! Horse fly bites can turn from a minor irritation to a pull-blown problem, so know how to treat them.
You may not have known this fact, but dogs do have elbows! And breeds of all sizes can be prone to elbow dysplasia in dogs.
Does your dog have dry or irritated skin? You may be wondering, can I put Vaseline on my dog? Read on to learn if it's safe for your pooch.
Nothing brings Oscar into the kitchen faster than me frying up some bacon. I don’t do it too often – it’s an occasional treat for the two o…
Is it an innie or an outie? No, we're not talking about you - we're talking about your dog! Have you ever noticed if your dog has a belly button?
Before you toss that disc for your dog, do you know if it's safe? What you need to know before your dog chomps down on a dangerous piece of plastic.
Glucosamine for dogs helps produce and repair cartilage which results in better mobility and healthier joints. Find out which supplements are the best ones!
A common anti-inflammatory, Aleve is a popular over-the-counter drug you may use. But can you give your dog Aleve - is it safe?
You take probiotics to help your digestion - but did you know that your pooch could take them, too? Here are a few reasons to give your dog probiotics.
Another group of dog food recalls has gone out, warning dog parents about the potential for salmonella and listeria--is your dog's brand on the list?
Are you a poser or a real sk8er boi or grrl? If you're the real deal, we've put together a few tips on how to skateboard safely with your dog.
Is your dog safe? Let's go over the basics about what heartworm is, how and why you should protect your dog, and the heartworm treatments available to you.
To help you make sure your pet is getting everything they need from their meals, we’ve rounded up the 10 best dog foods for Goldendoodles – all you have to do is pick according to their unique preference.
Gastric dilation and volvulus, or bloat, can be deadly to dogs, but recent research is showing that it's not as much the death sentence as it was once.
Are all veggies good for your pet or should they steer clear from certain vegetables? Here's what you need to know about asparagus and its safety for dogs.
Tuffy’s Pet Foods, Inc. of Perham, MN is voluntarily recalling specific lots of 4 lb. bags of Nutrisca Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food becaus…
A spike in the number of Parvovirus cases seen in puppies across England has owners on alert for signs of the deadly disease. In the United Kingdom, the dead…
Extreme exposure to the elements can have severe effects on your pet: these are the most common signs of frostbite in dogs that require an urgent vet visit.
Uur resident expert on all sports that include dog pulling wants to introduce you to another cold weather activity you can do with your dogs - kicksledding.
Chocolate is deadly to dogs, so they miss out on the joys of chocolate chip cookies. But they can have the next best thing – carob! Carob is naturally…
Animal rehabilitation specialists are turning to prosthetics for dogs with injuries and/or amputations, enriching the quality of these pets' lives.
Also referred to as Bordatella, this illness is not just a common cold. Be on the lookout for these kennel cough symptoms and know what to do about it.
We welcome recipe submissions from our readers and are pleased to share this dog stew recipe from Sherry Faubus: Luckys MMMMeaty Homemade Dog Stew Recipe
Concerned about store-bought kibble? You're not the only one - more pet parents are choosing to make their own dog food at home.
Can’t finish your plate? Here’s what you should know before you give your dog table scraps. If you’re the sort of person who ends up with a…
One of the most painful things about canine teeth exams has to be dog dental cleaning costs. Why are the prices so high and what goes into a teeth cleaning?
Dog teeth may be tough, but that doesn't mean they're indestructible. Let's talk about dog tooth extraction cost and when they're necessary.
When I told people that I was making a Blueberry Bacon Dog Treat Recipe, they all asked the same thing - would I give them a few to try? (Spoiler alert: No)
Dog eye boogers- are they a cause for concern? Here you'll find all the deets about why dogs get eye boogers and what to do when it happens.
It's all my food! Mine! Dogs love their food - but sometimes, that love turns into a dangerous obsession. Here's how to treat resource guarding in dogs.
A degenerative spinal disease, Degenerative Myelopathy can cause lameness in dogs. Here's what to look for and how to treat this illness.
A new study released by researchers in the United Kingdom suggests that the French Bulldog is vulnerable to a host of health conditions and disorders, and th…
Want to take your pooch to the beach for some summer fun? Read this first. Sunny days on the beach, frozen treats, and vacation time– what’s no…
When you think of comfort food, good, ol' fashioned meatloaf has to come to mind. Now your dog can enjoy my Beefaloaf Meatloaf Dog Food Recipe.
Healthy supplements that are easy to chew on Sometimes, feeding our dogs a balanced diet doesn’t cover all of the health and nutritional needs they hav…
You share almost everything with your dog - but can you get him sick? This is reverse zoonosis, and there's a risk you can pass something to an animal.
You love to snack on them or add them to a salad. And there are certain kinds of seeds that are safe for your dog to eat, too.
You're gung-ho about getting started in the sport of mushing. But be sure to avoid this common mistake and teach your dogs how to mush right from the start.
In the spring and summer months, repelling ticks is on top any pet parent's list. Here's what to do if you see a tick attached to your dog's skin.
Have you ever heard of the term "Compassion Fatigue"? This emotional exhaustion threatens the mental health of many who work with animals.
Did you know that hermaphroditism also occurs in dogs? It's called testicular or ovotesticular disorder, and although rare, does occur in dogs.
Keeping your dog's teeth clean is an important part of his wellbeing. If you're taking your dog to a vet for a teeth cleaning, there are options that don't include anesthesia.
Get moving with your pooch with these tips on fun and free physical activitiesRegular exercise is incredibly important for your own health and fitness, but it is also necessary for your pet. The more active your pet is, the healthier he is going to be. You don’t necessarily need to take your dog on a 5-mile run every day, but there are some simple ways you can improve your pet’s physical fitness – and your own! In this article you will receive 6 helpful tips to get your pet to be more active and to improve his health.
Despite their happy-go-lucky temperament, depression in dogs is a recognized medical issue. Here's what to look for if your pooch has doggie depression.
If you go out to the woods today, you may be in for a big surprise. Canine blastomycosis is a fungal infection your dog can pick up in the great outdoors.